The Giant from Iceland?
...I travelled with the circus in 1961, and there was a giant from Iceland. I forget his name etc, This was in the United States, Baltimore...North Dakota...etc.. could you give me some info as to who he was? Thanks Conrad
Petursson was billed as "the Icelandic Giant" and claimed a
height of 8' 8". Early in his career he dressed in top hat,
waistcoat and tails, in later in his career in began
dressing as a Viking.